Category Archives: Search Engine Roundtable

Video Recap of Weekly Search Buzz :: May 1, 2015

This week in search was pretty busy. First, we learn the mobile friendly Google algorithm has fully rolled out but based on our polls...

Google May Strip Down Your Web Page On Slower Connections

Google announced they are testing reworking your web pages to load faster on slow mobile connections in a field test in Indonesia...

Small Google Update? Some Reports But Not Strong Enough.

I have been hearing some confident messages from the webmaster community that there was a Google update (some saying Panda) over the past 24 hours. The issue is, I am not seeing strong enough support for these messages...

Original Urchin Crew Reunites At Google 10 Years After Google’s Acquisition

Urchin Reunion At Google 10 Years After Acquisition

Did Google News Adjust Their Search Ranking Algorithm?

Over the past week or so, I've been seeing random complaints in the Google News Help forum, I linked to one, but there are others...

Google Now Custom Voice Action Now Live

In November, Google announced custom voice actions for Google Now, which means you can integrate your app content directly into Google Now. So if you want, you can enable Google's "Okay Google" voice action with your apps voice actions to trigger it to work with your app...

Official: Google Mobile Friendly Algorithm Fully Rolled Out But…

A lot of people are wondering if the Google Mobile Friendly Algorithm is fully rolled out yet, the answer to that is yes. Google's mobile friendly algorithm is fully rolled out according to Gary Illyes of Google. Gary responded to my question if it was fully rolled out on Twitter this morning saying "the algo is rolled out."

Daily Search Forum Recap: April 30, 2015

Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today...

Google Tests Colored Dots Instead Of Colored Line Breaks

Google is constantly testing different user interfaces, and as I covered yesterday at Search Engine Land based on a tip from Abramov in Almaty City, Kazakhstan - Google is testing a new mobile UI...

Google Search Results Missing Title Tags In Snippets

Mikula Beutl spotted either a weird Google UI test or a bug where Google was hiding the title tag from the search result snippets. Those blue clickable links in the search results, gone...